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glimpsen: a brief or partial view; the act of seeing something or someone for a very short time or only partly
collaborationn: the act or situation of working together to create or produce something
inspirev: to make somebody fill with the desire, confidence, or enthusiasm, especially to do something creative
peculiaradj: odd and uncommon, sometimes in an unpleasant way
constantlyadv: all the time
extensionn: a thing that is added to something to make it longer, larger, or wider; an educational opportunity provided by colleges and universities to people who are not enrolled as regular students; an additional telephone set that is connected to the same telephone line
cigaretten: a small cylindrical roll of finely cut tobacco leaves wrapped in paper for smoking
irkv: to irritate, annoy, or bother someone; to provoke a feeling of frustration, exasperation, or mild anger
mystificationn: the act or process of making something difficult to understand or explain, often to deceive or manipulate
landlinen: (also “wireline”) a telephone line that transmits and receives signals through a physical wire or cable network, as opposed to a cellular or satellite connection
receivern: the part of a phone that you hold close to your ear and mouth; a person who receives something
dialv: to adjust or set the controls of a machine or device by turning a controller called dial; (noun) a disc on a telephone that is rotated a fixed distance for each number called
commandn: authority, control, or mastery over something, often referring to military or leadership contexts; a directive, order, or instruction; expertise or confidence in a specific area; (verb) to give an authoritative order or instruction, or to be in charge or control of something
typewritern: a mechanical device used for writing, consisting of type keys that, when pressed, imprint ink onto paper or other writing material, mainly used before modern computers, printers, and word processors took over
dispensev: to distribute, allocate, or deliver something to the intended recipients
nephewn: a son of your brother or sister
niecen: a daughter of one’s sibling, brother-in-law, or sister-in-law
rollv: to move in a particular direction by turning over and over or from side to side
devicen: a piece of equipment, tool, or technology that serves a particular purpose or function, often mechanical or electronic
automaticallyadv: without needing a direct human control
intentn: a strong determination or attention to do or achieve something; (adjective) having a strong determination to do or achieve something
embeddedadj: fixed firmly into the surface of something
electronicsn: the branch of physics and technology that deals with the behavior and control of electrons and the use of electronic devices and systems
mechanicaladj: operated by a machine, relating to or concerned with machinery or tools
convertv: to have a talk with someone; (adjective) reversed in order, relation, or action
digitaladj: processing or storing information as a succession of 1 and 0 to show that a signal is present or missing; relating to the use of computer technology, especially the internet
interfacen: (computer science) a program that controls a display for the user and that allows the user to interact with the system; (chemistry) a surface forming a common boundary between two things
grandadj: important and large in size, scope, or extent
ritualn: any customary observance or practice; any prescribed procedure for conducting religious ceremonies
sensitiveadj: able to notice slight changes, signals, or influences; able to feel or perceive other’s feelings; susceptible to the things people say or do
installationn: the act or process of fixing furniture, a machine, or a piece of equipment into position so that it can be used; the act or process of putting into an office or a position
pygmyadj: relating to or characteristic of a group of small-statured people inhabiting certain regions in Africa; referring to something very small in size or scale
surroundv: to be all around something or somebody
triben: a social group made up of members who live together, sharing the same language, culture, religion, etc., especially those who do not live in towns or cities
shynessn: the quality or state of being worried or embarrassed about meeting and speaking to other people
creaturen: a living being, especially an animal
paneln: a square or rectangular and flat piece of something that forms a distinct section or component of something; a small group of specialists who discuss particular topics or give their advice or opinion about something
silentadj: without any or little sound
creepv: to move slowly, quietly, and carefully, usually to avoid being seen or heard
stretchv: to make or be capable of making anything longer or broader without hurting or breaking
slightadj: very small in degree or amount
prototypen: a first or preliminary example of something such as a device or vehicle from which other forms are developed
immuneadj: protected against a particular disease or toxin due to the presence of specific antibodies or sensitized white blood cells
scarev: to frighten a person or animal, or to become frightened
awhileadv: for a short time; a little while
reactv: to take action in response to something
backgroundn: the details of a person’s social heritage, such as family, vocational or educational experience; past information that is essential to understanding a situation or problem
foregroundn: the part of a view, picture, etc., that is nearest to the viewer
whistlev: to make a high-pitched sound by forcing breath through a small opening, usually with the lips or fingers; (noun) a piece of equipment that forces air or steam against an edge or into a cavity and so produces a loud shrill sound
lifelikeadj: resembling or appearing similar to something alive or real, often realistically or vividly; convincing or authentic in appearance or behavior
psychen: the human soul, mind, or spirit
moodn: the way you feel at a particular time; an angry or impatient state of mind
childlikeadj: resembling or characteristic of a child, particularly in being innocent, trusting, or naive
intriguev: to make someone interested, especially by being strange, unusual, or mysterious; to make a secret plan with other people to harm someone
invisibleadj: impossible or nearly impossible to see
surveillancen: the act of carefully monitoring a person suspected of a crime or a place where a crime may be committed or expected
developv: to grow or expand; to improve or refine through a process of progress and refinement, often to achieve greater sophistication or complexity; to elaborate or add detail to something that is in the process of being created
softwaren: a set of computer programs and associated documentation and data for doing particular computational jobs
replacev: to take the place of something
renderv: to bring someone or something into a particular state; to provide something such as service, help, etc.
colleaguen: one of a group of a coworker, especially in a profession or a business
processn: a series of actions or operations performed to achieve a particular outcome or goal; a systematic procedure or approach used to accomplish a specific task or objective; a method of treating milk to make it suitable for consumption or use in other dairy products
erasev: to remove something completely, especially by rubbing it
overlapv: to partially cover something by going beyond its edge
refinedadj: made pure by having impurities or unwanted elements removed by processing
monitorv: to observe, check, and track the progress or quality of something over a period of time
shadown: a dark area or shape cast by an object blocking the passage of light; an area in darkness or shade; a reflected image or copy of something; a person, activity, or influence that follows or accompanies someone or something closely and persistently, often in a secretive or ominous manner
cutoutn: a shape or outline that has been cut or carved out of a material, such as cardboard or wood; a person or thing that has been removed or eliminated from a group or situation; a hole or gap in a fenced or barricaded area for access or viewing
spillv: to cause or allow liquid to run or flow over the edge of its container by accident
robustadj: sturdy and healthy in form, constitution, or construction; strong enough to withstand or overcome intellectual challenges or adversity
ignorev: to intentionally not listen or pay attention to
jerkv: to make a sudden, sharp movement, or cause something to do this
fashionn: a style that is popular at a particular time or place; the state of being popular
exhaustedadj: extremely tired
collapsev: to fall down or give way suddenly, often after breaking apart
upsiden: the positive aspect or potential of something; the upper side of something
unpredictableadj: not capable of being foreseen or calculated; not regular or certain
movementn: a group of people working together to achieve a shared goal, especially a political, social, or artistic one; the process of moving or being moved, physically or figuratively
constrainv: to restrict or limit someone or something’s freedom or ability to do something
wanderv: to walk around slowly or to a place, often without any clear purpose or direction
instancen: a particular example or single occurrence of something
instillv: to impart, introduce, or cause to be absorbed gradually
instinctn: an inborn behavioral pattern that is often responsive to specific stimuli; an innate feeling that causes you to act or believe that something is true
mechanicsn: the branch of physics that deals with the study of motion, forces, and energy; (mechanic) someone whose occupation is repairing and maintaining automobiles
equilibriumn: a state in which opposing forces or influences are balanced
dynamicsn: the branch of mechanics that deals with the motion of bodies under the action of forces, including the particular case in which a body remains at rest; forces that produce or stimulate movement, growth, or change
topplev: to cause to lose balance and fall over, especially by pushing
damagev: to harm or cause injury to something or someone, often resulting in decreased value or functionality; to impair or negatively affect something, such as a reputation or relationship; (noun) harm or injury that is caused to a person, thing, or entity
scenarion: a description of possible actions or events in the future; a written outline of a play, film, or literary work
nervousadj: worried and anxious about something; relating to the nerves
liftv: to raise something to a higher position or level; to pick up something or somebody and move them to a different position
aestheticadj: connected with the enjoyment or study of beauty
furn: the hairy coat of a mammal, especially when fine, soft, and thick
fibern: thread or filament used to make a vegetable tissue, mineral material, or textile
opticsn: the academic study of vision and light
twinklev: to shine with a flickering or sparkling light; (noun) the act of shining in a bright and cheerful way
wrapv: to cover or enclose something entirely with paper, cloth, or other material
blobn: a small amount or drop of a thick liquid or sticky substance
ceilingn: a room’s top interior surface
contrastv: to put in opposition to show or emphasize differences
distantadj: far away in space, time, or where you are; far apart in relevance, relationship, or kinship
abstractadj: based on general ideas, feelings, or qualities and not on any a physical or concrete existence
universen: everything that exists, especially all physical matter, including planets, stars, galaxies, and all other forms of matter and energy
comfortn: a state of physical ease and freedom from pain or constraint
intimateadj: having a very close friendship, personal
perceivev: to become aware or conscious of something through the senses
progressionn: the act or process of changing to the next stage or phase or moving forward
cuben: a three-dimensional shape with six square faces that are all equal in size; (of mathematics) the result of multiplying the number by itself three times
intimidatev: to make someone fearful or uneasy so that they will do something that you want them to do
volumen: the amount of space occupied by an object or substance; the magnitude of sound
expandv: to increase or to make something greater in size, number, or importance
contractn: a legally binding agreement between two or more parties, setting out their rights and obligations to each other, typically in writing and enforceable by law
dynamicadj: having a lot of energy, ideas, and enthusiasm, and a strong personality; of or relating to dynamics (= the branch of physics and engineering concerned with the forces that cause motions of bodies)
concealv: to prevent something from being seen, found, observed, or discovered
seamn: a line of stitching or joining where two pieces of fabric or material are united; also, a narrow furrow or fissure in rock or soil
emotionn: a strong feeling such as love, anger, etc. deriving from one’s situation, mood, or relationships with others
discoveryn: the act or process of finding information, a place, or an object, or learning about something that was previously not known